8 months ago
Job Title; Media Relations Manager Security & Blockchain
Salary: up to £65,000 depending on experience and excellent benefits
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.
Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
Bring your big ideas and marketing expertise to Accenture and you may find that your career catapults to places you never imagined. As a leader in management consulting, technology and outsourcing services, our teams work closely with clients to improve the way the world works and lives. Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
As part of this team, you’ll play a key role in helping Accenture execute its strategy. You’ll work with a diverse team of innovative marketing experts who focus on the following areas: global brand management and advertising; global events and sponsorships; internal communications; marketing research; media and industry analyst relations; corporate and financial communications; internet marketing; recruitment marketing; client-centric marketing; and industry, service line and geographic marketing campaigns.
Media Relations Manager, Accenture Security and Accenture Blockchain
We are looking for an action-oriented strategic thinker that will focus on generating Tier One media coverage and positioning in support of Accenture’s business objectives in security and blockchain. This experienced professional will support the global media relations strategy to drive our security and blockchain messaging and positioning in the market, supporting those Accenture strategic growth initiatives (SGI). This person will report to the media relations lead for Accenture Security and Accenture Blockchain.
Some of your responsibilities will include:
* Deliver and execute global/local media strategies to support Accenture’s business in key markets
* Work with M&C and business colleagues to lead timely responses to media requests
* Support and advise business leadership within a highly matrixed organization on media relations strategy and messages related to cybersecurity and blockchain positioning
* Align security and blockchain media activities with the company’s global brand and with the relevant marketing teams' approach to collaboration and teamwork
* Leverage content and thought leadership produced by the marketing teams and Accenture Research to reinforce Accenture’s leadership position in cybersecurity and blockchain
* Work with key alliance partners in the Accenture ecosystem on joint activities to raise our brand profile with Tier One media
* Effectively negotiate and build consensus to resolve complex challenges across teams both within Accenture and in outside alliances and clients
* Provide media training support for our executive spokespeople as necessary
* Drive creative and proactive media programs with our PR agency
* Travel nationally and internationally as required
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
* Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.
* You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects.
* Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company
* Access to leading-edge technology
CALL TO ACTION
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